Events

Our Team

Pastors

Michael D. Carlson

Lead Pastor
University of Minnesota Duluth
MDiv. Wartburg Theological Seminary

Sarah Breckenridge

Executive Pastor
BA, St. Olaf College
MA Youth and Family &
MDiv. Luther Seminary

Brian J. Norsman

Spiritual Formation Pastor
BA, St. Olaf College
MDiv. Wartburg Theological Seminary

Amy Mihelich Smith

Teaching Pastor
BA, St. Olaf College
MDiv. Luther Seminary

Kelly Chatman

Community Engagement Pastor
BS, Concordia Senior College (Ft. Wayne), MDiv. Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg

Carole Lundell

Chaplain, St. Andrew's Village
BA, University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point; MDiv. Luther Seminary

John Swanson

Pastor of Care & Visitation
BS, Bemidji State University; MDiv. Luther Seminary 2021

John Straiton

Pastor Emeritus

Staff

Administration

Christa Getchell
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
651.762.9102

Patricia Ingberg
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
651.762.9174

Adam Huntley
DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES
651.762.9138

Lisa Weyrauch
SENIOR EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT AND CAMPUS COORDINATOR
651.762.9103

Cheryl Peterson-Schurke
PASTORAL & OPERATIONS ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
651.762.9105

Community Resource Center

Breanna Nichols
CRC DIRECTOR
651.762.9160

Debbie Larson
CRC PROGRAM MANAGER
651.762.9148

Karin Pecchia
CASE MANAGER
651.762.9142

Summer Ettesvold
CASE MANAGER
651.762.9145

Ty Herman
CRC INTAKE SPECIALIST
651.762.9124

Laura Francis
CRC VOLUNTEER AND HOSPITALITY COORDINATOR
651.762.9158

Facilities 

Bill Bakken
DIRECTOR OF BUILDINGS, GROUNDS & SECURITY
651.762.9140

Doug McLean
FACILITIES TEAM LEAD
651.762.9108

Communications & Media

Paul Leonetti'
VISUAL MEDIA SPECIALIST
763.528.3671

Stef Tschida
COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR
763.464.3862

Preschools of St. Andrew's

Deb Hruby
PRESCHOOL ADMINISTRATOR
651.762.4103

Shannon Freese
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, HALF DAY PRESCHOOL
651.762.9121

St. Andrew's Village 

Carole Lundell
ST. ANDREW’S VILLAGE PASTOR
651.762.9132

Weddings

Tami Zappa
WEDDING COORDINATOR
651.762.9177

Children, Youth & Family

Tracy Lysne
DIRECTOR OF CYF
651.762.9171

Per Nestingen
DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRY
651.762.9130

Spencer Legred
CYF PROGRAM MANAGER
651.762.9131

Erika Hiland
CHILDREN'S MINISTER
651.762.9126

Leah Chouinard
CYF MINISTRY ASSOCIATE
651.762.9179

Congregational Care & Funerals

Lisa Grundtner
DIRECTOR OF FUNERAL MINISTRY/SUPPORT GROUPS
651.762.9117

Joe Holmberg
FUNERAL MINISTRY
651.762.9116

Jocelyn Gorham
FAITH COMMUNITY NURSE
651.762.9106

Music

Andrew Haase
MUSIC DIRECTOR
651.762.9123

Bill Chouinard
ORGANIST AND MUSIC COORDINATOR
651.762.9156

Sara Renner
CONTEMPORARY MUSIC DIRECTOR

Dianne Nash
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT
651.762.9141

Community Engagement

Mark Jackson
DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
651.762.9146

Carrin Mahmood
DIRECTOR OF HOSPITALITY & NEW MEMBERS
651.762.9119

Ray Keple Plaskett
FOOD SERVICE MANAGER
651.762.9180

Membership

Carrin Mahmood
DIRECTOR OF HOSPITALITY & NEW MEMBERS
651.762.9119

Mission Jamaica 

Jeff Peterson
DIRECTOR
651.762.9112

Adult Ministry 

Sue Lennartson
DIRECTOR
651.762.9167